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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 35' North, Longitude: 167° 44' East

The ground speed is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.2 kilometres/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.8"1002.30 miWest0° 11' 12.9"12.84 miNorth1002.33 mi
24 hours12° 00' 57.1"830.83 miEast4° 21' 45.2"299.76 miNorth881.68 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenFri 6:48 AM253 km157 miles137 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaFri 6:48 AM586 km364 miles316 nmEast E
MajuroFri 6:48 AM730 km454 miles394 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KwajaleinFri 6:48 AM790 km491 miles427 nmNorth N
TabiteueaFri 6:48 AM838 km521 miles453 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirFri 5:48 AM1216 km755 miles656 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 5:48 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 6:48 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 6:48 AM1763 km1096 miles952 nmEast E
Wake IslandFri 6:48 AM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth N

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